About Accelerating Asia
Accelerating Asia is a regional network of startup programs and an early-stage venture capital fund headquartered in Singapore. At Accelerating Asia, we are passionate about driving success for entrepreneurs and supporting them with the tools, resources, and networks to accelerate their growth.
Our flagship accelerator program and seed fund works with high-impact and high-potential startups from all sectors across the region to take them to the next level. Startups receive competitive funding at founder-friendly terms, as well as access to best-in-class mentors, investors, customers, and our network of partners. Through strategic partnerships with multinationals, governments, development organisations and education institutions, we support better engagement with startups and more effective implementation of new technologies.
At the core of the work we do is the guiding belief that entrepreneurs are humanity’s greatest catalysts for positive change.
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Media Coverage Highlights:
Digital News Asia (8 Oct 2019): https://www.digitalnewsasia.com/startups/accelerating-asia-sees-first-graduating-cohorts-during-demo-day
The Business Times (19 Jun 2019): https://www.businesstimes.com.sg/garage/independent-startup-accelerator-accelerating-asia-to-close-us5m-pre-seed-vc-fund-in-july
Tech in Asia (19 Jun 2019): https://www.techinasia.com/accelerating-asia-names-10-startups-seed-stage-accelerator-program
Rueters (19 Jun 2019): https://www.reuters.com/brandfeatures/venture-capital/article?id=122436
Deal Street Asia (19 Jun 2019): https://www.dealstreetasia.com/stories/accelerating-asia-first-close-vc-fund-140553/
Digital News Asia (19 Jun 2019): https://www.digitalnewsasia.com/business/accelerating-asia-aims-plug-gap-asias-seed-stage-startup-ecosystem
Other Relevant Media Coverage:
Money FM 89.3 (4 Sep 2019) - The Trouble with Narrowly Backed Startup Accelerators: https://www.moneyfm893.sg/guest/craig-dixon-accelerating-asia/
Money FM 89.3 (19 Jun 2019) - The start up incubator focused on sustainable development: https://omny.fm/shows/money-fm-893/the-start-up-incubator-focused-on-sustainable-deve
International Business Times (7 Jun 2019): https://www.ibtimes.sg/singapores-accelerating-asia-launches-dedicated-asean-smart-city-accelerator-programme-31160
Digital News Asia (7 Jun 2019): https://www.digitalnewsasia.com/digital-economy/singapores-accelerating-asia-launches-asean-smart-city-accelerator
The Business Times (6 Jun 2019): https://www.businesstimes.com.sg/garage/accelerating-asia-launches-startup-accelerator-for-asean-sustainable-city-development
Tech in Asia (15 Jan 2019): https://www.techinasia.com/independent-player-asia-accelerator-opens-startups-singapore
The Asian Entrepreneur (18 Dec 2018): https://www.asianentrepreneur.org/amra-naidoo-co-founder-of-accelerating-asia/
Pitch Deck Asia (16 Oct 2018): http://www.pitchdeck.asia/craig-dixon-accelerating-asia